What You'll Get
Flowers are like teenagers, blooming gracefully into adulthood so they can brighten up otherwise lifeless cubicles. Witness the budding innocence of nature with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- C$10.50 for admission to the Greenheart Canopy Walkway for one person (up to a C$21 value)
- C$23 for admission for two adults and up to four children under the age of 18 to the Greenheart Canopy Walkway for a family (a C$46.20 value)
This Groupon includes admission to the UBC Botanical Garden.
The Greenheart Canopy Walkway is a 1,010-foot-long aerial trail system suspended 50 feet in the air. The walkway weaves through remote areas of the treetops above the native coastal temperate rainforest at the end of the David C. Lam Asian Garden, which flourishes with flora such as western red cedars, douglas firs, and western hemlocks and fauna such as bald eagles, coyotes, and woodpeckers.Visitors are invited to explore the Greenheart Canopy at their own pace as self-guided guests.
Canopy walkway guests should wear comfortable footwear and plan on walking the entire time. Open-toed shoes, such as sandals and flip-flops, are not allowed on the walkway. Guests should also keep both hands free to hold on to the canopy guide ropes. Small children must be able to walk on their own or be carried in an approved child backpack or carrier; carrying children in one’s arms or in any other fashion is not permitted. Strollers, walkers, and wheelchairs are also not permitted on the walkway.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Oct 2, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 2 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Subject to weather conditions. Not valid on special event days. Appropriate walking shoes are recommended. GST included. The walkway is closed for the season from 11/15/14 - Spring 2015. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About UBC Botanical Garden
The vibrant blooms and lush foliage of approximately 50,000 plants greet visitors' eyes as they wander along the outdoor paths of the UBC Botanical Garden, the recipient of a National Tourism Award. Guest are encouraged to make small talk with plants on display, which include international varietals such as Asian maple trees, alpine and montane flora, more than 400 species of rhododendrons, and vascular plants from the rainforest.